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Marketing Assistant Average Salary in Fiji 2020

How much money does a Marketing Assistant make in Fiji?

Average Monthly Salary
2,680 FJD
( 32,200 FJD yearly)


A person working as a Marketing Assistant in Fiji typically earns around 2,680 FJD per month. Salaries range from 1,230 FJD (lowest) to 4,260 FJD (highest).

This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits. Marketing Assistant salaries vary drastically based on experience, skills, gender, or location. Below you will find a detailed breakdown based on many different criteria.

Marketing Assistant Salary Distribution in Fiji

Median and salary distribution monthly Fiji Marketing Assistant
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The median, the maximum, the minimum, and the range

  • Salary Range

    Marketing Assistant salaries in Fiji range from 1,230 FJD per month (minimum salary) to 4,260 FJD per month (maximum salary).

  • Median Salary

    The median salary is 2,900 FJD per month, which means that half (50%) of people working as Marketing Assistant(s) are earning less than 2,900 FJD while the other half are earning more than 2,900 FJD. The median represents the middle salary value. Generally speaking, you would want to be on the right side of the graph with the group earning more than the median salary.

  • Percentiles

    Closely related to the median are two values: the 25th and the 75th percentiles. Reading from the salary distribution diagram, 25% of Marketing Assistant(s) are earning less than 1,860 FJD while 75% of them are earning more than 1,860 FJD. Also from the diagram, 75% of Marketing Assistant(s) are earning less than 3,870 FJD while 25% are earning more than 3,870 FJD.

What is the difference between the median and the average salary?

Both are indicators. If your salary is higher than both of the average and the median then you are doing very well. If your salary is lower than both, then many people are earning more than you and there is plenty of room for improvement. If your wage is between the average and the median, then things can be a bit complicated. We wrote a guide to explain all about the different scenarios. How to compare your salary

Marketing Assistant Salary Comparison by Years of Experience

How does experience and age affect your pay?

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The experience level is the most important factor in determining the salary. Naturally the more years of experience the higher your wage. We broke down Marketing Assistant salaries by experience level and this is what we found.

A Marketing Assistant with less than two years of experience makes approximately 1,400 FJD per month.

While someone with an experience level between two and five years is expected to earn 1,870 FJD per month, 34% more than someone with less than two year's experience.

Moving forward, an experience level between five and ten years lands a salary of 2,760 FJD per month, 48% more than someone with two to five years of experience.

On average, a person's salary doubles their starting salary by the time they cross the 10 years* experience mark.
* Based on the average change in salary over time. Salary variations differ from person to person.

Additionally, Marketing Assistant(s) whose expertise span anywhere between ten and fifteen years get a salary equivalent to 3,370 FJD per month, 22% more than someone with five to ten years of experience.

If the experience level is between fifteen and twenty years, then the expected wage is 3,670 FJD per month, 9% more than someone with ten to fifteen years of experience.

Lastly, employees with more than twenty years of professional experience get a salary of 3,980 FJD per month, 8% more than people with fifteen to twenty years of experience.

Marketing Assistant average salary change by experience in Fiji

0 - 2 Years
1,400 FJD
2 - 5 Years+34%
1,870 FJD
5 - 10 Years+48%
2,760 FJD
10 - 15 Years+22%
3,370 FJD
15 - 20 Years+9%
3,670 FJD
20+ Years+8%
3,980 FJD
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value

Typical Salary Progress for Most Careers

Salary Comparison By Experience Level
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Marketing Assistant Salary Comparison By Education

How do education levels affect salaries?

Displayed below is the average salary difference between different Marketing Assistant(s) who have the same experience but different education levels.

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We all know that higher education equals a bigger salary, but how much more money can a degree add to your income? We broke down Marketing Assistant salaries by education level in order to make a comparison.

When the education level is High School, the average salary of a Marketing Assistant is 1,600 FJD per month.

While someone with a Certificate or Diploma gets a salary of 2,510 FJD per month, 57% more than someone having a High School degree.

A Bachelor's Degree gets its holder an average salary of 4,200 FJD per month, 68% more than someone with a Certificate or Diploma.

Marketing Assistant average salary difference by education level in Fiji

High School
1,600 FJD
Certificate or Diploma+57%
2,510 FJD
Bachelor's Degree+68%
4,200 FJD
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value

Typical Salary Difference by Education for Most Careers

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Marketing Assistant Salary Comparison By Gender

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Though gender should not have an effect on pay, in reality, it does. So who gets paid more: men or women? Male Marketing Assistant employees in Fiji earn 11% more than their female counterparts on average.

2,820 FJD
2,540 FJD
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value

Salary Comparison By Gender in Fiji for all Careers

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Marketing Assistant Average Annual Salary Increment Percentage in Fiji

How much are annual salary increments in Fiji for Marketing Assistant(s)? How often do employees get salary raises?

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Marketing Assistant(s) in Fiji are likely to observe a salary increase of approximately 8% every 27 months. The national average annual increment for all professions combined is 5% granted to employees every 28 months.

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The figures provided here are averages of numbers. Those figures should be taken as general guidelines. Salary increments will vary from person to person and depend on many factors, but your performance and contribution to the success of the organization remain the most important factors in determining how much and how often you will be granted a raise.

Fiji / All Professions

The term 'Annual Salary Increase' usually refers to the increase in 12 calendar month period, but because it is rarely that people get their salaries reviewed exactly on the one year mark, it is more meaningful to know the frequency and the rate at the time of the increase.

How to calculate the salary increment percentage?

The annual salary Increase in a calendar year (12 months) can be easily calculated as follows: Annual Salary Increase = Increase Rate x 12 ÷ Increase Frequency

The average salary increase in one year (12 months) in Fiji is 2%.

Annual Increment Rate By Industry 2019

Information Technology

Listed above are the average annual increase rates for each industry in Fiji for the year 2019. Companies within thriving industries tend to provide higher and more frequent raises. Exceptions do exist, but generally speaking, the situation of any company is closely related to the economic situation in the country or region. These figures tend to change frequently.

Worldwide Salary Raises: All Countries and All Jobs

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Marketing Assistant Bonus and Incentive Rates in Fiji

How much and how often are bonuses being awarded?Annual Salary Bonus Rate Fiji Marketing Assistant
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A Marketing Assistant is considered to be a moderate bonus-based job due to the generally limited involvement in direct revenue generation, with exceptions of course. The people who get the highest bonuses are usually somehow involved in the revenue generation cycle.

60% of surveyed staff reported that they haven't received any bonuses or incentives in the previous year while 40% said that they received at least one form of monetary bonus.

Those who got bonuses reported rates ranging from 2% to 7% of their annual salary.

Received Bonus
No Bonus

Types of Bonuses Considered

Individual Performance-Based Bonuses

The most standard form of bonus where the employee is awarded based on their exceptional performance.

Company Performance Bonuses

Occasionally, some companies like to celebrate excess earnings and profits with their staff collectively in the form of bonuses that are granted to everyone. The amount of the bonus will probably be different from person to person depending on their role within the organization.

Goal-Based Bonuses

Granted upon achieving an important goal or milestone.

Holiday / End of Year Bonuses

These types of bonuses are given without a reason and usually resemble an appreciation token.

Bonuses Are Not Commissions!

People tend to confuse bonuses with commissions. A commission is a prefixed rate at which someone gets paid for items sold or deals completed while a bonus is in most cases arbitrary and unplanned.

What makes a position worthy of good bonuses and a high salary?

The main two types of jobs

Revenue GeneratorsSupporting Cast

Employees that are directly involved in generating revenue or profit for the organization. Their field of expertise usually matches the type of business.

Employees that support and facilitate the work of revenue generators. Their expertise is usually different from that of the core business operations.

A graphics designer working for a graphics designing company.

A graphic designer in the marketing department of a hospital.

Revenue generators usually get more and higher bonuses, higher salaries, and more frequent salary increments. The reason is quite simple: it is easier to quantify your value to the company in monetary terms when you participate in revenue generation.

Try to work for companies where your skills can generate revenue. We can't all generate revenue and that's perfectly fine.

Bonus Comparison by Seniority Level

Top management personnel and senior employees naturally exhibit higher bonus rates and frequencies than juniors. This is very predictable due to the inherent responsibilities of being higher in the hierarchy. People in top positions can easily get double or triple bonus rates than employees down the pyramid.

Marketing Assistant Average Hourly Wage in Fiji

15 FJD per hour

The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Fiji is 15 FJD. This means that the average Marketing Assistant in Fiji earns approximately 15 FJD for every worked hour.

Hourly Wage = Annual Salary ÷ ( 52 x 5 x 8 )

The hourly wage is the salary paid in one worked hour. Usually jobs are classified into two categories: salaried jobs and hourly jobs. Salaried jobs pay a fix amount regardless of the hours worked. Hourly jobs pay per worked hour. To convert salary into hourly wage the above formula is used (assuming 5 working days in a week and 8 working hours per day which is the standard for most jobs). The hourly wage calculation may differ slightly depending on the worked hours per week and the annual vacation allowance. The figures mentioned above are good approximations and are considered to be the standard. One major difference between salaried employees and hourly paid employees is overtime eligibility. Salaried employees are usually exempt from overtime as opposed to hourly paid staff.

Marketing Assistant VS Other Jobs

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The average salary for Marketing Assistant is 50% less than that of Marketing. Also, Marketing salaries are 12% more than those of All Jobs.

Salary comparison with similar jobs

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Account Handler4,030 FJD+50%
Affiliate Manager5,130 FJD+91%
Analytics Specialist3,850 FJD+44%
Assistant Brand Manager5,090 FJD+90%
Assistant Product Manager5,530 FJD+110%
Brand Ambassador6,680 FJD+150%
Brand Manager7,960 FJD+200%
Campaign Specialist4,990 FJD+86%
Chief Marketing Officer 8,790 FJD+230%
Communications Officer2,470 FJD-8%
Content Marketing Strategist4,950 FJD+85%
Creative Marketing Lead5,040 FJD+88%
Creative Writer3,040 FJD+13%
Digital Marketing Manager6,100 FJD+130%
Event Marketing6,380 FJD+140%
Localization Manager5,870 FJD+120%
Market Development Manager6,610 FJD+150%
Market Research Analyst5,240 FJD+95%
Market Research Manager6,120 FJD+130%
Market Segmentation Director6,210 FJD+130%
Marketing Advisor4,660 FJD+74%
Marketing Analyst5,010 FJD+87%
Marketing Assistant2,680 FJD-0%
Marketing Associate2,650 FJD-1%
Marketing Communications Manager5,290 FJD+97%
Marketing Consultant5,990 FJD+120%
Marketing Coordinator2,780 FJD+4%
Marketing Distribution Executive6,260 FJD+130%
Marketing Executive6,740 FJD+150%
Marketing Manager8,010 FJD+200%
Marketing Officer2,830 FJD+6%
Marketing Specialist4,170 FJD+56%
Marketing Writer3,240 FJD+21%
Online Marketing Analyst4,740 FJD+77%
Optimization Manager5,450 FJD+100%
Outbound Sales3,750 FJD+40%
Outreach Coordinator3,580 FJD+34%
Outreach Specialist4,520 FJD+69%
Product Development5,820 FJD+120%
Product Marketing Manager6,110 FJD+130%
Product Researcher3,260 FJD+22%
Product Training Specialist4,150 FJD+55%
Project Manager5,130 FJD+91%
Publications Coordinator2,830 FJD+6%
Research Executive5,800 FJD+120%
Sales and Marketing Assistant2,670 FJD-0%
Sales Management Support2,880 FJD+7%
Search Marketing Strategist7,150 FJD+170%
Social Media Specialist4,630 FJD+73%
Spaceman Analyst2,430 FJD-9%
Sponsorship Consultant4,210 FJD+57%
Team Leader4,890 FJD+82%
Telemarketer2,440 FJD-9%
Trade Marketing Manager6,190 FJD+130%
Trade Marketing Professional5,130 FJD+91%
Web Analytics Manager5,240 FJD+95%
Web Content Manager5,040 FJD+88%

Salary Comparison By City

CityAverage Salary
Suva2,860 FJD

Government vs Private Sector Salary Comparison

Where can you get paid more, working for a private company or for the government? Public sector employees in Fiji earn 25% more than their private sector counterparts on average across all sectors.

Private Sector
4,280 FJD
Public Sector+25%
5,340 FJD
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value

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